Definition of diffractometer
: an instrument for analyzing the structure of a usually crystalline substance from the scattering pattern produced when a beam of radiation or particles (such as X-rays or neutrons) strikes it
diffractometricplay \di-ˌfrak-tə-ˈme-trik\ adjective
diffractometryplay \di-ˌfrak-ˈtä-mə-trē\ noun
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